Wildwood Outfitters Paddling FAQs

Here are some of our most frequently asked questions and answers. If you have a question that isn’t addressed here please feel free to call us or send us an email via our contact page.


Is the Chattahoochee  ok for beginners?

Beginners can paddle all sections , Section 3 has the largest rapids and can be paddled by beginners in kayaks and rafts, beginng canoer’s can paddle section 1,

Do I need a reservation?

We book up on weekends so its best to make a reservation , during the week small groups can usually walk-in.

What is the minimum age ?

5 years old.

Do I need to where a life-jacket?

Always wear a life jacket when boating.

Do I need shoes?

Yes you could  injure your feet if they are not covered by water shoes or tennis shoes BUT NOT  flip-flops, they don’t make good water shoes.

Can I bring a cooler?

Yes a small lunch cooler in rafts an canoes, Kayaks have a place for a water bottle  please no alcoholic beverages on the trip.

What should I wear?

It is best to wear swim trunks or shorts and a t-shirt.  Sunblock is also a good idea.



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